Domaine d'E Croce (Yves Leccia)

Cuvée YL Blanc l'Île de Beauté Vermentino Blend

9.064 ratings
8.920 pro ratings
Corsica, France
Vermentino, Bianco Gentile
Top Notes For
Ian Staub

Lithe and elegant expression of limestone, sea spray and coastal herbs. Has the typical honeyed floral element that I’ve come to expect from Corsican whites. Enjoyed with Alison Roman’s tomato-poached fish.

Lithe and elegant expression of limestone, sea spray and coastal herbs. Has the typical honeyed floral element that I’ve come to expect from Corsican whites. Enjoyed with Alison Roman’s tomato-poached fish.

Aug 5th, 2019
Jim Nelson

Now this Corsican is a beauty and rights all wrongs

Now this Corsican is a beauty and rights all wrongs

1 person found it helpfulOct 4th, 2014
Web Bond

500ml

500ml

Jun 22nd, 2017
David T

Independent Sommelier/Wine Educator

9.0

Dry herbs, spice, waxy & oily, schist soils, touch of honey, cream, lemon, Bosc pear, grapefruit with pit, lime, fresh ripe pineapple, yellow flowers & white lilies. Photos of the vineyard property.

Dry herbs, spice, waxy & oily, schist soils, touch of honey, cream, lemon, Bosc pear, grapefruit with pit, lime, fresh ripe pineapple, yellow flowers & white lilies. Photos of the vineyard property.

May 13th, 2017
Colin Howard

Owner Oso Market in Portland

8.6

Rich body, very typical of Corsican Vermentino. Glxy

Rich body, very typical of Corsican Vermentino. Glxy

Mar 23rd, 2016
Beau Carufel

Winemaker/Owner Random Wine Company

8.9

Delicious. Great flavor and texture. Nice balance.

Delicious. Great flavor and texture. Nice balance.

Jun 14th, 2015
Ken Blair

Sales Director for Preston Vineyards

9.6

This is my jam

This is my jam

Feb 12th, 2015
Greg Harrington

First wine NYE. French bistro theme

First wine NYE. French bistro theme

Dec 31st, 2013
Richard Betts

Master Sommelier/Winemaker/Mezcalero Saint Glinglin, Sombra

7.6

Super confused by this wine....kinda like spritzy & oaky cali chard. I'm puzzled. @carlarzeszewski as well.

Super confused by this wine....kinda like spritzy & oaky cali chard. I'm puzzled. @carlarzeszewski as well.

Oct 30th, 2013
Balakrishna Narasimhan

Great Vermentino from Corsica.

Great Vermentino from Corsica.

Nov 11th, 2019